P1AA1 - Starter/Generator Inverter Phase V Temperature Sensor Circuit High Voltage

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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Possible causes

  • Faulty Starter/Generator Control Module (SGCM)
  • Starter/Generator Control Module (SGCM) harness is open or shorted
  • Starter/Generator Control Module (SGCM) circuit poor electrical connection

Possible symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

P1aa1 Description

The Power Inverter Module (PIM) temperature 1 and 2 sensors are used for overheat protection. The thermistors are located on the control board, near the phase U or V power MOSFET. The Starter/Generator Control Module (SGCM) monitors the inverter temperature sensor for the following:

To detect if the inverter phase U or V temperature sensor is shorted low.

To detect if the inverter phase U or V temperature sensor is shorted high.

OBDII Code P1aa1 - Starter/Generator Inverter Phase V Temperature Sensor Circuit High Voltage - AutoCodes.com

P1AA1 Information for specific makes

  • P1AA1 BUICK Starter/Generator Inverter Phase V Temperature Sensor Circuit High Voltage
  • P1AA1 CADILLAC Starter/Generator Inverter Phase V Temperature Sensor Circuit High Voltage
  • P1AA1 CHEVROLET Starter/Generator Inverter Phase V Temperature Sensor Circuit High Voltage
  • P1AA1 GMC Starter/Generator Inverter Phase V Temperature Sensor Circuit High Voltage
  • P1AA1 SATURN Starter/Generator Inverter Phase V Temperature Sensor Circuit High Voltage

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